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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
345 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015



ORZ006>008-014>016-WAZ039-045-046-311300-
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GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-
GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...
GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...
CORVALLIS...ALBANY...ODELL...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...
WASHOUGAL
345 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM PDT
FRIDAY FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY...COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE AND UPPER
HOOD RIVER VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE
HEAT WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM PDT
FRIDAY. THE HEAT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.




* TIMING: TODAY AND FRIDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 100F TO 105F. HOTTEST IN THE CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHERN WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: 60F TO 65F.

* DURATION UNCERTAINTY: 90F TO 98F TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
  PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY. THE
  HOTTEST TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN IN THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...
  ALBANY...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...
  OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...
  WASHOUGAL...ODELL

* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
  AUTOMOBILES.





PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

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NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANDY...ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...
COTTAGE GROVE
345 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE OREGON
CASCADE FOOTHILLS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY.




* TIMING: TODAY AND FRIDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES 95F TO 100F.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: 55F TO 65F.

* DURATION UNCERTAINTY: 90F TO 95F TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
  PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY FOR THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SANDY...ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...COTTAGE
  GROVE

* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
  AUTOMOBILES.





PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

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COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-I-
5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERNONIA...VENETA...ST. HELENS...
LONGVIEW...KELSO
345 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE
LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER VALLEY AND OREGON COAST RANGE...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY.



* TIMING: TODAY AND FRIDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 95F TO 100F.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: 55F TO 65F.

* DURATION UNCERTAINTY: 85F TO 95F TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
  PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND...AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY FOR THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VERNONIA...ST. HELENS...VENETA...
  LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
  AUTOMOBILES.




PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$


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